Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 6 months to 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 110 104
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6 -28
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 36 20 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.30% 1.24% 2.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.09% 4.66% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 46
Gloucestershire median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +6.87% -9.03%
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,950 £18,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £51,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -5.80% +6.15%

Windows Server 2008 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 508 429 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 32.44% 26.55% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 392 322 447
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.43% -4.12%
10th Percentile £27,775 £30,000 £23,900
90th Percentile £62,500 £64,875 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% +10.67% +7.14%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -14 12 £30,500 -30.29%
Cheltenham +6 2 £70,000 +115.38% 1
Stroud +3 1 - -
Filton -2 1 £34,500 -1.43%
Windows Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 26 (72.22%) Office 365
5 25 (69.44%) ITIL
5 25 (69.44%) MS Exchange
6 24 (66.67%) Windows Server
7 23 (63.89%) Windows 10
7 23 (63.89%) Windows 8
8 22 (61.11%) LAN
8 22 (61.11%) WAN
9 21 (58.33%) Firewall
9 21 (58.33%) Wireless
9 21 (58.33%) Information Security
9 21 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 19 (52.78%) Linux
11 18 (50.00%) Migration
12 17 (47.22%) Cisco
12 17 (47.22%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
13 16 (44.44%) Mobile Computing
13 16 (44.44%) AVG
13 16 (44.44%) SoftLayer
13 16 (44.44%) IBM Cloud
13 16 (44.44%) Antivirus Management
13 16 (44.44%) Apple
14 14 (38.89%) Hyper-V
15 13 (36.11%) Meraki
15 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
16 11 (30.56%) Microsoft

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (69.44%) MS Exchange
2 21 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 26 (72.22%) Office 365
2 17 (47.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (44.44%) IBM Cloud
3 16 (44.44%) SoftLayer
4 2 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 22 (61.11%) LAN
1 22 (61.11%) WAN
2 21 (58.33%) Firewall
2 21 (58.33%) Wireless
3 3 (8.33%) DHCP
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
3 3 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (2.78%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Support Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) 3rd Line Support
2 11 (30.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Windows Support Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) IT Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) IT Support
6 4 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Project Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Project Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) ADSI
1 1 (2.78%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Mobile Computing
2 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 24 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 23 (63.89%) Windows 10
5 23 (63.89%) Windows 8
6 19 (52.78%) Linux
7 1 (2.78%) CentOS
7 1 (2.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) ITIL
2 21 (58.33%) Information Security
3 18 (50.00%) Migration
4 16 (44.44%) Antivirus Management
5 6 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
6 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (13.89%) ITSM
6 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
7 4 (11.11%) Application Packaging
7 4 (11.11%) ITIL V3
8 3 (8.33%) Business Continuity
8 3 (8.33%) Change Control
8 3 (8.33%) Coaching
8 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.33%) Preventative Maintenance
8 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Time Management
9 2 (5.56%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 2 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) C
2 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) Hyper-V
2 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
3 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (5.56%) Docker
6 1 (2.78%) XenApp
6 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Cisco
2 16 (44.44%) Apple
2 16 (44.44%) AVG
3 13 (36.11%) Meraki
4 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
4 11 (30.56%) VMware
5 3 (8.33%) HP
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix
7 1 (2.78%) Ivanti
7 1 (2.78%) McAfee
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat